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Consultation on Canada’s Responsible Business Conduct Strategy (Until 26 Oct 2020)

The CABC is inviting members and interested Canadian businesses and Canadians to submit their views, comments, and suggestions in the ongoing public consultation by the Government of Canada on a renewed Responsible Business Conduct (RBC) strategy to guide the Government of Canada and Canadian companies active abroad with respect to their responsible business activities. [...]

Consultation on Canada’s Responsible Business Conduct Strategy (Until 26 Oct 2020)2020-10-19T18:34:25+08:00

CABC at the 9th AEM-Canada Consultations

Economic Ministers from the ten ASEAN Member States and Canada (“the Ministers”) met [virtually] on 29 August 2020 for the 9th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) - Canada Consultations. The Consultations were co-chaired by H.E. Tran Tuan Anh, Minister of Industry and Trade, Viet Nam and the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion, [...]

CABC at the 9th AEM-Canada Consultations2020-08-31T16:30:07+08:00

CABC-C.D. Howe Institute Joint Intelligence Memo to Officials involved in Canada-ASEAN Consultations

From: Daniel Schwanen, Vice-President Research, C.D. Howe Institute, written in partnership with the CABC To: Officials involved in Canada-ASEAN consultations Re: Canada and ASEAN trade agreement can foster economic recovery, development and well-being ASEAN Member States and Canada are contemplating their next steps toward a possible trade agreement, even as they continue to be [...]

CABC-C.D. Howe Institute Joint Intelligence Memo to Officials involved in Canada-ASEAN Consultations2020-08-30T09:26:38+08:00

Strengthening the Canada-ASEAN Connection: Business Mobility (2020)

The "Strengthening the Canada-ASEAN Connection: Business Mobility" report is a collaboration between the Canada-ASEAN Business Council (CABC) and the University of British Columbia (UBC), with the support of the International Development Research Centre (IDRC). The relationship between Canada and the ASEAN region is rapidly growing in importance, as both sides recognize the opportunities that emerge [...]

Strengthening the Canada-ASEAN Connection: Business Mobility (2020)2020-08-14T13:29:40+08:00

“A Pathway towards Recovery and Hope in ASEAN” Submitted to ASEAN Leaders

The CABC joins the ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN-BAC), other Joint Business Councils (JBC) and sector champions to submit a package of recommendations titled "A Pathway to Recovery and Hope in ASEAN" to ASEAN leaders at the virtual High-Level Dialogue on ASEAN Post-Pandemic Recovery Organised by the ASEAN Secretariat. The CABC would like to [...]

“A Pathway towards Recovery and Hope in ASEAN” Submitted to ASEAN Leaders2020-08-14T11:41:27+08:00

Canada-ASEAN Energy Partnership: Trends and Opportunities

There is an abundance of opportunities for energy development and cooperation between ASEAN and Canada, and access to capital can unlock it. On July 15th , the CABC & Osler, in partnership with the Government of Canada, hosted the Canada-ASEAN Energy Partnership webinar. Over 80 participants have tuned in to join the webinar which [...]

Canada-ASEAN Energy Partnership: Trends and Opportunities2020-07-29T17:46:56+08:00

ASEAN-BAC urges ASEAN economic leaders to expedite six short-term priority measures for economic recovery

ASEAN-BAC urges ASEAN economic leaders to expedite six short-term priority measures for economic recovery ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN-BAC) presented its Outline for ASEAN Action (OAA) to ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEMs) who today met in a special session. In its presentation, ASEAN-BAC reiterated its call for the establishment of a Special Commission so that [...]

ASEAN-BAC urges ASEAN economic leaders to expedite six short-term priority measures for economic recovery2020-06-10T17:03:02+08:00

CABC Joins Call for ASEAN High Level Special Commission on COVID-19

PRESS RELEASE ASEAN BUSINESS ADVISORY COUNCIL AND JOINT BUSINESS COUNCILS CALL FOR ASEAN HIGH LEVEL SPECIAL COMMISSION TO BETTER CO-ORDINATE COVID-19 RESPONSE AND POST-PANDEMIC ECONOMIC RECOVERY ACROSS SOUTH EAST ASIA • Calls for the establishment of a High-Level Special Commission to ensure better collaboration and cohesiveness across the region both in dealing with the [...]

CABC Joins Call for ASEAN High Level Special Commission on COVID-192020-05-21T15:04:55+08:00